Stephanie Mann

Stephanie A. Mann is the author of Supremacy and Survival: How Catholics Endured the English Reformation, published by Scepter Publishers. She is a member of the Catholic Writers Guild and writes for OSV’s The Catholic Answer Magazine and other publications. Stephanie blogs atwww.supremacyandsurvival.blogspot.com.

Book Reviews by Stephanie Mann

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Robert Peckham

I was rash when I should have been timid, and timid when I should have been bold. . . .I should never have left England. I should have remained and resisted, or died in the attempt.—Robert Peckham, summing up his life in Maurice Baring’s novel, Robert Peckham

Maurice Baring was a contemporary and friend of G.K. Chesterton and Hilaire Belloc, but his literary contributions as novelist, poet, and essayist are less remembered today. This historical novel, Robert Peckham, is a fascinating first person narration of a life during the Tudor dynasty in England. Robert Peckha...

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The Song at the Scaffold

Gertrud von Le Fort’s novella The Song at the Scaffold is not only a marvelous work of fiction (in translation from German) in its own right, but is also the inspiration for two other great works of art. Behind those works of art and von Le Fort’s fiction is an even more amazing and true story of sacrifice and redemption: the martyrdom of the Blessed Carmelites of Compiègne.

Gertrud von Le Fort was a convert to Catholicism and began her writing career after joining the Catholic Church in 1926, eventually publishing 20 books of poetry, essays, and works of fiction—and even bein...

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